Monthly archive

February, 2014

  •   The Custer County District High School Cowboy basketball team split their two non-conference games over the weekend, hopefully gaining some momentum going into the final weekend of the regular season. The Cowboys traveled to Billings on Friday night and lost to the second-ranked Class AA Billings West Golden Bears 79-53 and then hammered St...
  •   The Custer County District High School Cowgirl basketball team stepped out of conference play in their final full weekend of the regular season. They hosted Class AA Billings West on Friday night in the final home game of the regular season, falling 65-38. They bounced back in a big way on Saturday night, beating Class B St. Labre 78-33....
  •   The 2013-14 wrestling season for the Custer County Cowboy wrestling team, as well as the state all-class tourney held in Billings this past weekend will have to be considered a rebuilding year, for coach Joh Harris and his gapplers. CCDHS, qualified 4 wrestlers for the state tourney, all first time entries, so experience was definitely...
  •   One hundred years ago, Miles City was a bustling and growing community. The Chamber of Commerce created two lists, one of all the wonderful things Miles City had and one of all the items it needed. Looking back is an interesting exercise in what changes and what stays the same. To begin with, the chamber praised the healthful climate and...
  •   Ernest Walter Filler, 75, of Miles City, died Sunday, Feb.16, 2014, in the Holy Rosary Healthcare. Mr. Filler was born Nov. 10, 1938, in Fairview, a son of Emmanuel and Wanda Jantz Filler. He grew up and received his education locally. He served in the United States Army and received his honorable discharge. He loved the outdoors, spending...
  •     The Miles City Fire and Rescue budget will be amended — by transferring funds for four personnel from the ambulance fund to the General Fund. The measure passed after second reading of Resolution No. 3662 passed at the Miles City Council’s special meeting Thursday night. Council members Mark Ahner and Roxanna Brush voted...
  • A daughter was born to Kyndra Gackle and Justice Kluth of Circle on Sunday, February 9, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Leanne and Thomas Hazlett of Miles City on Friday, February 14, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City
  •   Frank N. Stewart of Farmington, New Mexico passed away peacefully in his sleep on February 8, 2014, at the age of 86. Frank was born in Huron, South Dakota to the late Clarence and Julia Etta Stewart. Frank had 3 siblings, John, Ralph and Ina Claire. He graduated from high school and college in Huron, South Dakota. There he had an...
  •   Frank N. Stewart of Farmington, New Mexico passed away peacefully in his sleep on February 8, 2014, at the age of 86. Frank was born in Huron, South Dakota to the late Clarence and Julia Etta Stewart. Frank had 3 siblings, John, Ralph and Ina Claire. He graduated from high school and college in Huron, South Dakota. There he had an...
  •   Custer County District High School senior Ben Herzog joins an elite fraternity of former Cowboy football players to be chosen to represent Montana in the 21st Annual Knights of Columbus Badlands Bowl to be held in June. Herzog was chosen by the Montana coaching staff to play defensive back in the all-star game. This year’s game will...